Sports

Champion Runner

  Champion Runner—Steven Payne, a third grader at Madison Elementary School in Rahway, won first place at the Cross Country Cultures 2K Run held in Cincinnati, Ohio on Saturday, Dec. 6. Payne won with a time of 8 minutes, 36…

High School Hosts Holiday Basketball Tournament

ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy  in Elizabeth, along with the Benedictine Academy Parents Association, will host the “Dr. Rosemarie Battaglia Christmas Basketball Tournament” at the school, located at 840 North Broad Street in Elizabeth, on Dec. 26, 27 and 29. Basketball teams from…

High School Basketball Predictions

By Jim Whelan The 2008-2009 basketball season will tip off on Friday, Dec. 19.  Locally, the Union County heavyweights will square off against some of the state’s premiere teams in the Hoop Group Tip Off Classic.  This will be the…

Friday Is Boxing Night In Linden

LINDEN – Friday will be a “night of sparkling diamonds, bubbling champagne and championship boxing” in Linden. On Nov. 14, the Linden Boxing Association, in conjunction with the Linden Public Property and Community Services Department, will present the 75th Annual…